MOM unveils more measures to help firms cope with Covid-19

THE Ministry of Manpower (MOM) announced on Tuesday a series of new measures to help cushion the impact of the Covid-19 outbreak on companies. These include a three-month extension of the levy...

Singapore jobless rate rises to decade-high in Q3, but employment growth also up

OVERALL unemployment in Singapore crept up in the third quarter of this year to the highest level since 2009, as more workers were retrenched.

MOM tracking companies at risk of salary default; salary claims dipped in 2018

SINGAPORE employers deemed to be at higher risk of defaulting on salaries are now required to declare to the Manpower Ministry (MOM) whether they have been paying salaries on time.

CPF to take action against honestbee for unpaid July contributions

THE Central Provident Fund (CPF) Board is taking enforcement action against honestbee for failing to pay contributions for its employees in July, a spokesman for the board said in response to...